Pastor’s Bio

The Pastor of West Pelzer Baptist Church
Updated on July 10, 2020

Randall L. Smith, Easter, 3-27-2016

Rev. Randall L. Smith

Rev. Randall L. Smith is the Pastor of West Pelzer Baptist Church and has been for 17 years, since November 3, 2002.

Rev. Smith, also known as Pastor Randy, is 57 years old, and married to Donna, his wife for  28 years. They have three children, and a daughter-in-law: Jonathan, age 24, and his wife Faith; Jennifer, age 20; and Matthew, age 17.  And a granddaughter, Jessica Grace Smith, born on October 24, 2019.  Pastor Randy and Donna are originally from Easley.

Rev. Smith came to our church after serving nearly eight years as Pastor of New Liberty Baptist church in Travelers Rest. He served 4 ½ years as Pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in Pickens, as well as Minister of Youth in two other churches. Rev. Smith is a graduate of Slidell Baptist Seminary of Louisiana, and Moody Bible Institute of Chicago, Illinois.  He also attended the North Georgia Center Extension of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in Marietta, Georgia.

Rev. Smith loves the Lord, his family, and his church. He enjoys serving the people and preaches God’s Word with a passion

We, the members of West Pelzer Baptist Church, extend an open and welcome invitation for you to visit our worship services and meet our Pastor and his family.

Jessica Grace Smith, born on October 24, 2019

Jonathan and Faith Smith,                                                                                                                          Married on November 2, 2018

Our son, Jonathan, graduated Air Force Basic Military Training on Friday, March 3, 2017 at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.

Airman Jonathan Randall Smith is currently stationed at Hurlburt Field Base in Florida.


 The Smith Family, December 17, 2016

Rev. Randall Smith, December 26, 2016

The Smith Family, December 26, 2016

Randall and Donna Smith, Easter, 4-5-15

Randall and Donna Smith, April 5, 2015

Jonathan, Jennifer, and Matthew, Easter, 4-5-15 a

      Jonathan, Jennifer, and Matthew. April 5, 2015

The kids 12-20-2015Jonathan, Jennifer, and Matthew, December 20, 2015

randy-and-donna-5-on-9-7-2016Randall and Donna Smith on their 25th Wedding Anniversary, September 7, 2016

the-kids-9-11-2016Jonathan, Jennifer, and Matthew, September 11, 2016

smith-family-2-on-9-11-2016The Smith family, September 11, 2016